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Roxboro 14U team headed to national softball tournament

Posted July 28, 2010 12:48 p.m. EDT

A 14-and-under softball team from Roxboro will compete in the Little League Junior South Regional Tournament in Fort Myers, Fla.

The players from the Roxboro All-Stars are the North Carolina state champs after an unbeaten run in area, district and state tournaments.

A win in the regional tournament could earn the girls a spot in the Little League Junior Softball World Series, to be held in the Seattle area Aug. 15-21.